Ph.D. Candidates

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Ms. Sojeong Lee

  • Ph.D. Candidate (2017.08~) at University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Canberra

  • Research topic: Microscopic interaction and physical characteristics of biopolymer-cemented sands

  • M.S. (KAIST, Republic of Korea; 2015.08) / B.S. (Ewha Womans University, Republic of Korea; 2013.02)

  • Contact: sojeong.lee@student.adfa.edu.au 

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) 

Ms. Minhyeong Lee

  • Ph.D. Candidate (2017.09~) at KAIST, Rep. of Korea

  • UNSW Canberra Junior Visiting Research Fellow: August 12 ~ October 4, 2019

  • Research topic: Soil-structure interaction in biopolymer-treated grounds

  • B.S. (KAIST, Rep. of Korea; 2017.08)

  • Contact: minhyeong@kaist.ac.kr

Ajou University

Mr. Moon Kyeong Baek

  • Ph.D. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: Underground tunneling: Physical modeling and Advanced excavation technology development

  • M.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2019.02), B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2017.02)

  • Contact: ansrud7117@gmail.com

Mr. Suhyuk Park

  • Ph.D. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: BPST-MICP fusion and its site implementation technology development

  • M.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2021.02), B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2019.08)

  • Contact: phy9958@ajou.ac.kr

Mr. Suk-Bong Hong

  • Ph.D. Candidate at Ajou University (Part-time) / Taeyoung E&C, R&D Team

  • Research topic: Experimental study on the slope surface stability with geosynthetic and pin installation

  • M.S. (Ajou Univ.; ), B.S. (Ajou Univ.)

  • Contact: hsbbong@taeyoung.com

Mr. Si-Hoon Kim

  • Ph.D. Candidate at Ajou University (Part-time) / Korea Rural Community Corporation (KRCC)

  • Research topic: TBD

  • M.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2014.02), B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2012.02)

  • Contact: minhaimda@naver.com

Australia - Co-supervisor 

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Mr. Armin Saeedi Javadi

  • Ph.D. Candidate (2021.03~) at University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Canberra

  • Research topic: Dynamic rheology effect of xanthan gum biopolymer on the strain-rate dependent and dynamic response of xanthan gum biopolymer-treated sand

  • Supervisors: Dr. Jong-Leng Liow (UNSW); Prof. Ilhan Chang (Ajou U.)

  • Contact: ar.saeedi.j@gmail.com

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Mr. Hadi Fatehigelab

  • Ph.D. Candidate (2020.03~) at Griffith University, Australia

  • Research topic: Soil strength development using marine biopolymers: geotechnical behaviour and subgrade improvement

  • Supervisors: Dr. Dominic E.L. Ong, Dr. Jimmy Yu (Griffith University); Prof. Ilhan Chang (Ajou U.)

  • Contact: hadi.fatehigelab@griffithuni.edu.au

M.S. Candidates

Ajou University

Ph.D. Candidates (Dr. Chang's supervision as External Co-supervisor)

Mr. Giyoon Kim

  • M.S. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: Lateral earth pressure of BPST backfill materials

  • B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2020.08)

  • Contact: kky950317@ajou.ac.kr

Ph.D. Candidates (Dr. Chang's supervision as External Co-supervisor)

Mr. Donghyeon Yang

  • M.S. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: Geosynthetic reinforced biopolymer-treated soil (GRiBS) system

  • B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2020.08)

  • Contact: dop31@ajou.ac.kr

Ph.D. Candidates (Dr. Chang's supervision as External Co-supervisor)

Mr. Mintae Kim

  • M.S. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: Wind erosion behavior of degraded soils and BPST effect on erosion mitigation

  • B.S. (Hoseo Univ.; 2021.02)

  • Contact: mt3139@ajou.ac.kr

Ph.D. Candidates (Dr. Chang's supervision as External Co-supervisor)

Ms. Haejin Lee

  • M.S. Candidate at Ajou University

  • Research topic: Big-data implementation for soil behavior prediction

  • B.S. (Ajou Univ.; 2021.08)

  • Contact: gowls0605@ajou.ac.kr

KAIST

Mr. Dong-Yeup Park

  • M.S. Candidate at KAIST

  • Research topic: Enhancement of the mechanical durability of BPST

  • B.S. (Pusan National University; 2021.02)

  • Contact: dypark2160@kaist.ac.kr

Undergraduate Researchers

Ajou University

Recruiting passionate students

  • Year 4 Undergraduate student at Ajou University

  • Research topic: TBD

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